That's Shirley Jackson, of course. Thank goodness Jessa Crispin at Bookslut is also a Jackson follower and periodically connects her blog readers with pieces like last year's Chilling Fiction in the Wall Street Journal. I read The Haunting of Hill House back when I was in high school. If only I had time to read it again.
I know! I'll mark my calendar and read it in October for a Halloween reading! Yeah! I've made a note on the scribble paper we keep next to the computer so I won't forget.